Craig Rowlands is the Director Technology Data at Bupa. Craig’s role is to provide thought leadership, expertise in supplying pragmatic business focussed data & analytics solutions. Whilst leading highly skilled hybrid teams to deliver on Bupa’s strategic aim of being the world’s most customer centric healthcare company.
Whilst at Medibank, Craig has transitioned Medibank from a legacy data management team to a cloud first data capability based on a DevOps methodology to provide Medibank with the right technology, process and people to achieve its long-term aspirational objectives.
He has an extensive background in data and analytics, commencing in the UK until he moved to Australia in 2011. Whilst in the UK Craig worked for blue chip banking and finance industry leaders such as Barclays, First Direct, GE and Hbos. His first role in Australia was with ANZ as Head of Decision Systems. Craig joined Medibank from Latitude Financial Services (formally GE) where as Head of Data Management he led a large team responsible for data strategy & design, data governance and business intelligence reporting.